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Baltimore teachers union attacks city schools over contract negotiations

Baltimore teachers union attacks city schools over contract negotiations

Contract negotiations between Baltimore's teachers and the school system leadership appear to have stalled, with the union criticizing school board negotiators as "ineffective and indecisive."

"The Board's unwillingness to convene a meeting with our leaders to discuss unresolved issues shows a lack of respect for educators, students, parents, and the community," Marietta English, president of the Baltimore Teachers Union, wrote in a letter to union members. "Our negotiations are aimed at retaining adequate healthcare, compensation, and working conditions for our bargaining unit members."

City school board chair Marnell Cooper said that he and...

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